Who's ready to arty party? Oh yes, you beautiful and brainy bastards, we're about to begin another edition of Art Basel Miami Beach week. But as we all know, four whole days spent wandering through exhibition after exhibition of world-class cultural artifacts just ain't enough. We also need four wh ... More >>
After four years, it's time for Basel Castle to expand its kingdom. So in a battle worthy of Games of Thrones, Miami-Los Angeles collective the Overthrow has annexed the lands southern lands known as Grand Central Park for its fourth annual Basel Castle. Since it's inception, it was held in a faux ... More >>
The weekend is so close, you can almost smell it. In a few hours, you'll want to throw your papers in the air, run out of the cubicle, and make your way to the nearest bar for happy hour. The possibilities will seem endless, but that doesn't mean you have to blow all of your hard earned cash on par ... More >>
Less than 10 months after it opened, Grand Central Park has now been sold to developers for $35 million.The park, always meant to be temporary, is on the former site of the Miami Arena and wedged in between the future sites of two new large-scale development projects.
The owner of Michael's Genuine Food & Drink and Harry's Pizzeria is planning a third restaurant in the Design District.According to the Genuine Hospitality Group's blog, the Genuine Kitchen, the Cypress Room is set to open in early 2013. It will be an American tavern featuring "sophisticated foo ... More >>
Masquerade Motel MiamiGrand Central ParkFriday, March 23, 2012Better Than: Rollin' balls inside a Vicks vapor room with a stolen subwoofer.Swedish House Mafia's Masquerade Motel sent so much bass rumbling through Grand Central Park that you could feel it from your toes to your fingers and nose. ... More >>
Swedish House Mafia's Masquerade Motel is a go, and tickets for the two one-day event went on sale about an hour ago. Update: The event has sold out its first batch of tickets. But rather than going down on the sands of South Beach as it did last year (or the nude paradise that is Haulover Beach ... More >>
It only took two hours for the inevitable to happen ... Swedish House Mafia's Masquerade Motel tickets sold out and opened a scalper floodgate. But don't blow your paycheck just yet. Inside sources tell us that Swedish House will release another batch of tickets in the near future. So keep it l ... More >>
With the newfound revelation of a state law requiring tax-funded stadiums to house homeless citizens when not in use, just about everyone is thinking the same thing: "LOL WTF?" Team owners have long striven to ignore this obscure law (when they're not tied up counting their white cotton sacs of m ... More >>
The clouds overhead threatened rain for a while, but drops never materialized as thousands of people ate, drank, and danced at the first annual Downtown Miami Wine and Food Festival, held yesterday at Brickell's Central Park Miami space.Local Miami restaurants offered food in exchange for tickets ... More >>
The first annual Downtown Miami Wine and Food Festival is this Sunday, January 22nd, and event promoters are keeping it as local as they can.The festival starts at 1 p.m. at Brickell's Central Park Miami. VIP ticket holders will enjoy an additional hour of tastings at noon. The event featur ... More >>
Whoa, this week totally flew by. Granted, it was a four-day workweek. But shit, where'd the time go? It seems like only yesterday we were bashing Nickelback, pushing Armand Van Helden's January 27 gig at Arkadia and getting down with Travis Barker's pee-pee. But that's old news. It's Friday, y ... More >>
When Tiffany Dallas, a master's student at Florida International University, started researching her thesis on redeveloping Overtown, she was fascinated by Grand Central owner Brad Knoefler's plan to turn a blighted patch of land opposite his club -- once the home of the Miami Arena -- into a tem ... More >>
Let's get high with a hobo. Grand Central Park's having its proverbial cherry popped tomorrow night with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and inaugural concert by bilingual alt-electro group Elastic Bond. The five-acre, multi-use recreation space was designed to generate a pedestrian-friendly enviro ... More >>
All photos by Laine DossChef Michael Schwartz celebrates the debut of 150 Central Park by Michael Schwartz.Michael Schwartz's new 150 Central Park restaurant on Royal Caribbean's mega-ship Oasis of the Seas opened for dinner this past Saturday. The only catch is that in order to dine at the resta ... More >>
Royal Caribbean has selected Michael Schwartz to create new menus for 150 Central Park, the upscale dining room on their Oasis of the Seas cruise ship.150 Central Park is part of the Central Park complex, which is the centerpiece of Oasis of the Seas, a wonderland in the middle of the ship which ... More >>
AkashiThe "sunset roll" at Akashi, coming soon to Brickell. Central Park Miami (1300 S Miami Ave., Miami) is one of those downtown projects that seems like it's never going to happen, another vacant lot with a sign post ... we have to see it to believe it. So bravo to those behind the project, wh ... More >>
via EdenPicture's Flickr If something Che Guevara-related happens in America and Miami Cubans don't make a fuss about it, did it even actually happen? A sculpture has been set up at an entrance at New York's Central Park that bears a slight resemblance to Che Guevera, since ... More >>
Lock lips with the world premiere of Kissing at New Theatre.
A homeless mom wants her stuff back.
At least you can eat like youre traveling tonight.
Leaping thugs in a single bound, our Brave leading lady takes back the night
This year's Latin Alternative Music Conference was a genre-bending confluence of reggaeton, folk, prog rock, and beyond
You'll find the masters' works in the parking lot and narcotic beauty inside
Danity Kane (Bad Boy Entertainment)
Bass Museum of Art
Nicole Kidman falls in love with a 10-year-old boy . . . sorry, her dead husband
Green space versus museum space, and one very pissed-off waitress
Street commemorates ugly past
The people of Miami take a crash course in art, parks, and democracy
From the issue of January 25, 2001
No hulking concrete slab at water's edge? No arts center hidden by noisy expressways? No bombed-out corridors of desolation? A dream, right?
Africa Fete gets on the global good foot
Major albums that don't belong in anyone's Christmas stocking.